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Bay Area Biz talkSTORIED SOMA TECH BUILDINGS SELL, SMASHING RECORDS

OCTOBER5, 2013

Two classic South of Market creative buildings have traded for well over $600 a square foot, smashing records for that type of brick and timber asset.

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xobniPMI TENANT XOBNI ACQUIRED BY YAHOO

JULY 9, 2013

Yahoo has acquired the “smart” email service Xobni, continuing recent string of high profile purchases.

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San Francisco Business TimesTAKING SPACE – ICONIQ CAPITAL

MAY 31, 2013

Lennar Multifamily Investors LLC has applied to build a 196-unit apartment project in Redwood City, the latest in a string of proposals that could bring nearly 1,200 housing units to the downtown.

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SF Biz TimesLG ELECTRONICS PLUGS INTO SOMA

APRIL 29, 2013

The South Korean multinational electronics company has leased out the first floor at 642 Harrison St., space that was previously occupied by Limelight Networks

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San Francisco Business TimesADOBE TO TAKE ENTIRE SoMa BUILDING IT REMEMBERS WELL

DECEMBER 17, 2012

Adobe Systems Inc. is coming full circle in San Francisco, grabbing the SoMa building that it inherited when it bought MacroMedia for $3.4 Billion in 2005.

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San Francisco Business TimesHKS, Hill Glazier Studio Merge in San Francisco office

OCTOBER 22, 2012

Five years after Palo Alto-based architect Hill Glazier Studio got engaged with HKS Architects through a corporate merger, the two are moving in together.

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Yammer

Yammer’s First Office

SEPTEMBER 20, 2012

Yammer’s first SF office was 5,000 square feet at 410 Townsend Street in SOMA. PMI Properties helped foster our growth in the building to 40,000 square feet. Chris Economou understands the needs of rapidly expanding technology companies and provides the necessary tools to help them succeed. We recommend PMI as a landlord that understand the elements required to help tech companies grow and succeed quickly.” Mark Woolway, Executive Vice President Yammer Inc.

jeffrey Palmer in the news

LOS ANGELES BUSINESS JOURNAL

AUGUST 27, 2012

Interview with Developer Jeffrey E. Palmer.

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TECH CRUNCH

JULY 19, 2012

PMI Tenant Yammer grows from small start up at 410 Townsend Street into 80,000 SF and sells to Microsoft for $1.2 billion dollars. Congratulations Yammer, PMI is proud to have helped foster the growth of another highly innovative technology company in San Francisco.

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news ustreamPMI WELCOMES USTREAM TO 410 TOWNSEND

JULY 8, 2012

“PMI Properties, was amazing during our recent move to 410 Townsend Street. Always professional, helpful, and patient, Chris Economou and his team helped us with every aspect of the lease negotiation process, tenant improvements and brought a great deal of resources and experience to our move. They helped us settle in, connected us with our neighbors, answered all of our many questions, and overall made us feel very welcome. If there were a Yelp for ownership management companies, these folks would get five stars”. KC Ustream, Inc.

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news tech crunchHEATHER HARDE, FORMER CEO TECHCRUNCH

JULY 7, 2012

“I’d rate my experience with your company (PMI Properties) 6 out of 5 stars!”

sf citiPMI SUPPORTS SAN FRANCISCO TECH INITIATIVE

JULY 7, 2012

PMI Properties joins sf.citi ( ) ; San Francisco’s Citizens Initiative for Technology and Innovation

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news yammerTOUR: AFTER HOURS AT YAMMER

MARCH 12,2012

We visited Yammer’s headquarters in San Francisco during happy hour last Friday. We got there just in time for their Street Fighter tournament. (A PMI Properties Building)

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News_25CREATIVE SPACES FOR CREATIVE COMPANIES – APPLIED SEMANTICS

MARCH 1,2012

Gil Elbaz co-founded Applied Semantics, later acquired by Google in April 2003 for $102 million. Google used the technology from Elbaz’s software to create the AdSense program.

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news 3525 easthamCULVER CITY MOVES AGGRESSIVELY TO ATTRACT CREATIVE OFFICE FIRMS

FEBRUARY 19,2012

Culver City is doing many things to make the city attractive to new businesses that would occupy creative offices. The city is working with the Hayden Tract Property Owners Association to create 120 new parking spaces on the rail spur in the Hayden Tract.

news 10951 picoSTYLESPOT GRADUATES FROM 10951 PICO CREATIVE PENTOUSE SPACE

FEBRUARY 7, 2012

PMI’s former tenant Stylespot.com went from small offices to grand success in the past few years. Stylespot helps consumers link celebrity photos with stores that sell the fashions worn by the celebutants.

news wsjBIG RACE FOR SPACE IN SOMA

JANUARY 26,2012

Start-Ups Quickly Came Calling When 642 Harrison Was Bought by PMI Properties in August, Just as Prices Began to Take Off.

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news tech crunchHEATHER HARDE, CEO TECHCRUNCH

DECEMBER 21,2011

“It has been a true pleasure to enjoy your 410 Townsend St office and call it home. Loved the space and your hospitality.”

 

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